Michael Vick, Eric Decker and Jairus Byrd are among the free agents who stand to benefit from the National Football League’s 8.1 percent salary cap jump to $133 million per team, the sport’s biggest increase since 2006.
Peyton Manning will remain on the Indianapolis Colts’ active roster as long as doctors say there’s a chance the Pro Bowl quarterback can play this season following neck surgery, General Manager Bill Polian said.
The Indianapolis Colts named Philadelphia Eagles Director of Player Personnel Ryan Grigson as their general manager, the latest move in the team’s front- office shakeup after a season that produced the National Football League’s worst record.
Raheem Morris was fired as coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on the same day the St. Louis Rams dismissed Steve Spagnuolo and Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay removed his vice chairman and general manager.
The New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts were supposed to be meeting this week in a nationally televised Sunday night game showcasing two of the elite quarterbacks in the National Football League.